Mrs. Shelby was born in Chicago, IL on July 26, 1952 to the late Kenneth and Evon Stagner Robertson. Robbie earned her undergraduate degree from UT Martin and her Masters Degree from Murray State University. She was a chemistry teacher at Murray High School.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Those left to cherish her memory include her husband to whom she married on September 21, 1974, Wesley Shelby of Murray; two sons, Jason Shelby (Ellis) of Murray, Matthew Shelby (Carrie) of St. Louis; two daughters, Krista Fielder (Drew) of Murray, Shannon Shelby (fiancé, Justin Pennington) of Los Angeles; three grandchildren, Virginia Shelby, Wesley Shelby, III, Jackson Shelby and two grandbabies on the way.
Funeral arrangements are currently incomplete at the Heritage Chapel of Imes Funeral Home, 1804 Highway 121 Bypass North, Murray.
Online condolences may be shared at www.imesfh.com.